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    Car, motorcycle collision sends two to hospital

    An accident that occurred around 10:30 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of 13th Street and JJ Clarke Drive between a vehicle and a motorcycle resulted…

  • GRT ordinance public hearing rescheduled, moved to Carlsbad

    ARTESIA — The Eddy County Commission held a special meeting Monday to reschedule a public hearing and vote on its proposed Hold Harmless Gross Receipts…

  • Survey says: Eddy County voters strongly oppose GRT increase

    ARTESIA — An independent poll conducted Saturday of more than 1,000 Eddy County voters showed across-the-board opposition to the Eddy County Commission’s proposed Hold Harmless…

  • Jonathan DeWayne Sevier

    Jonathan DeWayne Sevier

    Memorial services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 24, at Faith Baptist Church for Jonathan DeWayne Sevier of Artesia. Sevier, 47, passed away Tuesday,…

  • Emily Ann Florez

    Emily Ann Florez

    A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church for Emily Ann Florez of Artesia. Florez,…

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    Shooting in Roswell leaves three dead, one injured

    ROSWELL — The Roswell Police Department is investigating a triple homicide that occurred Saturday morning in the 300 block of East Reed Street in southern…

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    7024U gives special thanks to local businesses

    We would like to thank Tate Branch and HollyFrontier for making this school year a little bit easier for our youth and their families. Through…

  • A lesson in Thrift Shop Etiquette 101

    You may ask what in the world does the title of this article have to do with Clean & Beautiful? It’s right up there with…

  • Support New Mexico chile growers

    TO THE EDITOR: It’s that time of year. The nights are getting cooler, and on sunny weekend days, the smell of green chile being roasted…

  • City council to consider Municipal Judge

    ARTESIA — The Artesia City Council will vote on the instatement of a new Municipal Court judge at its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday. The council…